Repointing Brick and Stone Walls

Masonry walls are built of a series of individual units – generally brick, stone or flint – with mortar acting as the glue that holds them together. The external face of the finished wall therefore consists of masonry units separated by mortar joints. These joints are known as pointing.

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Small Space Living

If you are faced with small space living the only way really is up! Make the most of any floor space by keeping it as clutter-free as possible. That includes any small bits and bobs you might otherwise have laying around. We have used attractive willow baskets to solve the … Continue reading

How to master open-plan design

Secrets For Successful Open-Plan Living

Airy, spacious and versatile, open-plan living is a popular design choice for the modern home, but a successful scheme requires careful planning. We’ve rounded up the best-kept design secrets to help you transform a large empty room into a warm and welcoming sociable hub for … Continue reading

Condensation quick fix won’t get rid of the problems – No Shortcut

Although there are many ways to reduce condensation problems in the home, truth is, relying on a quick fix won’t get rid of your condensation problems permanently or prevent them from returning in the future, it will only reduce them in the short term!

Condensation problems

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Working With Contractors: Construction & Interior (pt3)

A quote is a promise from a contractor to do the work at a fixed price. Don’t rely on a verbal quote – get it in writing, as this will be useful before, during and after completion.

Some contractors charge for quotes – ask about this first, in any … Continue reading

KITCHEN BACKSPLASH TRENDS TO INSPIRE YOU

The primary purpose of a kitchen backsplash is to protect the wall from liquids, usually water. But it also serves as the decor focal point after your kitchen renovation. It defines the style of your work area, radiating your personality and reflecting the mood and feel of your cooking … Continue reading

Hiring Best Painters and Decorators in London

Hiring someone to work on the exterior / interior painting can be a huge ending for house owners who are looking to redecorate upgrade their homes. Whereas they might believe they could hold this sort of gigantic, demanding tasks by themselves, they normally perceive that they are in over their … Continue reading

5 Key Benefits Of Replacing Conservatory Roof

Are you living with a conservatory which is unfit for purpose or considering to build one?

 

Have you heard that replacement conservatory roofs can make your conservatory usable; perhaps you’ve heard of some of the other benefits too.

Here we take a look at the key benefits of … Continue reading

Benefits of Home Rendering

 

Popularity of home improvement projects have been rising like never before. Creative and practical renovating ideas will not only enhance the appeal of any home, but also add to its value. So it is essential to choose a remodelling project that caters to the aesthetical and functional needs.

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COMMON DESIGN MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Common design mistakes is more common than you think, that’s why we’ve written 9 common mistakes to help you avoid them for a fabulous décor.

1: Rooms That Are Overly Coordinated

“A room that is too carefully coordinated, with all new or store bought pieces, is very uninspiring. A … Continue reading